Articles tagged: SAT-7 TÜRK
THE CRY FOR WOMEN’S LEGAL RIGHTS IN TURKEY
As thousands of women in Turkey prepare to protest the country’s formal exit on July 1 from the Istanbul Convention, an international treaty to prevent violence against women, Gülsüm I., Deputy Executive Director of SAT-7 TÜRK, shares how the channel supports women to know their legal rights to protection from domestic abuse.
AN OPEN LETTER FROM SAT-7 TÜRK STAFF
As pandemic restrictions begin to ease in Turkey, the SAT-7 TÜRK team reflect on the past year; sharing how they overcame obstacles by working together and trusting in God’s faithfulness to continue to share God’s love with viewers in Turkey.
“LOVE GIVES LIFE”: HOMEMADE CHALLENGES VIEWERS WITH LOVE
“Love gives life. Love should bring with it joy and hope,” shares Kanivar Bakir, leading a two-episode special on the SAT-7 TÜRK program Homemade. Asking viewers to rethink their understanding of love, the presenters explore God’s love and how it impacts every aspect of our relationships. Speaking to a society where domestic abuse is prevalent, the show also helps viewers see “what love is not”.
SAT-7 TÜRK connects Christians for Archbishop’s ordination
When the pandemic restricted attendance at the ordination of Archbishop Martin Kmetec, the new leader of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Izmir, SAT-7 TÜRK had the privilege of broadcasting the ceremony live on social media, enabling viewers from across the world to join the celebration virtually.
SAT-7 TÜRK ON CARING FOR CREATION AS TURKEY FACES DROUGHT
On the heels of the COVID-19 pandemic, Turkey is now experiencing severe drought that threatens to affect the country’s crop production. As viewers deal with concerns about these issues – which are affecting a large majority of them personally – the live SAT-7 TÜRK program Worldview explores the role of our faith in caring for the environment
MAKING GOD’S WORD ACCESSIBLE IN TURKEY
“The Word of God is alive. God still speaks through it, changes lives, and saves!” says Tamar Karasu, Executive Secretary of the Bible Society in Turkey. As this vital ministry marks its 200th anniversary, the SAT-7 TÜRK team express their appreciation for a valued partner that shares their goal to make God’s Word accessible to all.
SAT-7 TÜRK VIEWERS REFOCUS ON CHRIST THIS CHRISTMAS
“Nothing prevents us from celebrating because joy is in our hearts,” shares a female SAT-7 TÜRK viewer, as restrictions in Turkey grow tighter and many churches remain closed for Christmas. With renewed focus on the birth of Jesus Christ, SAT-7 TÜRK helps viewers prepare for a “different” Christmas.